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Urban systems and planning for Africa

Andrew G. Onokerhoraye

Urban systems and planning for Africa

by Andrew G. Onokerhoraye

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Published by Editorial Committee, Geography and Planning Series, University of Benin in [Benin City, Nigeria] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.,
  • Nigeria,
  • Nigeria.
    • Subjects:
    • Urbanization -- Africa.,
    • Urbanization -- Nigeria -- Case studies.,
    • Cities and towns -- Africa.,
    • Cities and towns -- Nigeria.,
    • City planning -- Africa.,
    • City planning -- Nigeria.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementAndrew G. Onokerhoraye and Gideon D. Omuta.
      SeriesGeography and planning series for Africa, Population studies and planning for Africa / Andrew G. Onokerhoraye
      ContributionsOmuta, Gideon E. D.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHT384.A357 O56 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 314 p. :
      Number of Pages314
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2110629M
      ISBN 109782360570
      LC Control Number88163732

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